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Next 48 hours in Cairns

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Friday, February 22

Mostly clear 24°C 5% 10% icon
SW 6km/h 18°C 66%

Clear 29°C 5% 8% icon
SSW 4km/h 18°C 51%

Clear 34°C 5% 9% icon
ESE 12km/h 21°C 46%

Mostly clear 33°C 5% 19% icon
ESE 20km/h 24°C 57%

Mostly clear 29°C 5% 13% icon
ESE 16km/h 25°C 74%

Mostly clear 27°C 8% 19% icon
SE 9km/h 24°C 83%
Saturday, February 23

Mostly clear 26°C 24% 24% icon
SSE 6km/h 24°C 86%

Mostly clear 26°C 28% 26% icon
SSE 5km/h 24°C 88%

Slight chance storm 25°C 50% 24% icon
SSE 3km/h 23°C 89%

Slight chance storm 29°C 40% 26% icon
ESE 5km/h 24°C 73%

Mostly clear 33°C 27% 12% icon
E 12km/h 25°C 63%

Mostly clear 32°C 24% 14% icon
E 17km/h 25°C 65%

Mostly clear 30°C 26% 16% icon
ESE 13km/h 25°C 74%

Slight chance storm 27°C 50% 26% icon
SE 9km/h 24°C 83%
Sunday, February 24

Chance shower or storm 26°C 53% 33% icon
SE 7km/h 23°C 86%

Chance shower or storm 25°C 61% 36% icon
SE 5km/h 23°C 88%
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Weather News

Tropical Cyclone Oma could still directly impact us, here's what you need to know

20:08 EDT

We're being warned Tropical Cyclone Oma will be close enough in the coming days to produce direct impacts along the Queensland and New South Wales coast.

The responsibility and privilege of covering the Townsville floods

19:29 EDT

As people in North Queensland continue to deal with the impact of extreme flooding, ABC News reporter Allyson Horn, Townsville-based broadcaster Patrick Hession and radio producer Chloe Chomicki explain what was involved in covering the disaster and keeping the community informed.

Cyclone Oma to bring gale-force winds but may not cross Queensland coast, BOM says

18:50 EDT

A cyclone watch has been issued for a large stretch of the east coast from Bundaberg in Queensland to Ballina in New South Wales.